Period
to 23 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 11.76% 25.00% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 42.86% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 7
Bridgend median annual salary £28,000 £28,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -27.27% +100.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £20,306 £29,200
90th Percentile £42,000 £48,750 £43,300
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bridgend.

All Vendors
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 21.18% 58.33% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 15
Bridgend median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -2.60% +71.11%
10th Percentile £23,625 £27,000 £29,800
90th Percentile £66,250 £48,750 £44,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Service Design
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) GIS
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CGI
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Junior
1 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Junior Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Design Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware